Pristimantis dorado Rivera-Correa, Lamadrid-Feris, and Crawford, 2016

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Craugastoridae > Subfamily: Ceuthomantinae > Genus: Pristimantis > Species: Pristimantis dorado

Pristimantis dorado Rivera-Correa, Lamadrid-Feris, and Crawford, 2016, Amphibia-Reptilia, 37: 155. Holotype: MHUA-A 7313, by original designation. Type locality: "Colombia: Meta: Municipio San Juanito: Vereda San Luis El Plan: Alto Buenavista, km 9 road San Juanito – Chingaza (4.487642, −73.682584; 2650 m)". 

 

Distribution

Known only from the type locality, in the the buffer zone of Chingaza National Park and Farallones de Gachalá, Municipio de Medina, Departamento de Cundinamarca, Colombia, 2650 m elevation. 

Comment

Similar to Pristimantis acutirostris, but more closely related to Pristimantis lutitus according to the original publication. 

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